News Archive December 2017

27 Dec 2017

Please join us in giving Kieran Pidgeon (and his washing machine) a massive thank you for his dedication these last twelve months in raising awareness of PSC and funds to beat it. He's raised over £3,800 in both on- and offline donations for PSC Support through a tough series of challenges with his family and friends.

"I’ve finally crossed my finish line for the Mud, Sweat and Tears Challenge 2017

27 Dec 2017

Thanks to one family supporting organ donation following the loss of their loved one, Mark received a liver transplant at St James Hospital, Leeds, for primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) this Christmas.

Mark received the long awaited call on Christmas Eve. 

Incredibly, Mark was well enough to eat Christmas Dinner the next day!

22 Dec 2017

Are you interested in riding from London to Brighton on 16 September 2018 for PSC Support?

Before we part with charity funds to book places, we'd like to know if you are interested. Tell us if you are!

I'M IN!

Photo shows some of our amazing 2015 riders at the finish line:

22 Dec 2017
In accordance with our Constitution, we hereby give eight weeks' notice of a general meeting of PSC Support to vote on a members' resolution (see below).
 
Meeting to be held at 12pm 17 February 2018 at our registered address: 3 Gary O'Donnell Drive, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 6BT
 
Please email: Martine Walmsley (Chair of Trustees) martine@pscsupport.org.uk
  • to let us know you will attend.
19 Dec 2017

Updated Guidelines on the management of abnormal liver blood tests, commissioned by the Clinical Services and Standards Committee (CSSC) of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG) have now been published. The original Guidelines, which the document supersedes, were written in 2000 and have undergone extensive revision by members of the Guidelines Development Group (GDG). PSC Support Chair of Trustees Martine Walmsley was an active contributor to the GDG.

14 Dec 2017
In accordance with our Constitution, we hereby give eight weeks' notice of a general meeting of PSC Support to vote on a members' dissolution resolution (see below).
 
Meeting to be held at 12pm 17 February 2018 at our registered address: 3 Gary O'Donnell Drive, Didcot, Oxfordshire OX11 6BT
 
Please email: martine@pscsupport.org.uk to let us know you will attend.